Book a Shopping Break in Galway
Hotel Meyrick is in the heart of the shopping district
Galway offers the perfect midweek break this Autumn and Winter. The pedestrian streets of the Latin Quarter are right beside Hotel Meyrick as is the Eyre Square shopping centre, making Hotel Meyrick the ideal base for browsing the colourful shops of Galway. See our full list of nearby Galway shops below and following a day of wandering the picturesque streets of Galway, relax in our elegant Parlour with Afternoon Tea or an indulgent hot chocolate. The Gaslight Bar & Brasserie serves lunch each day and have both a tasty evening menu and extensive cocktail and wine list. No. 15 Restaurant recently received a rosette for culinary excellence for the Automobile Association and offers delicious dining every evening.
Galway provides a unique shopping experience with a wide range of shops to cater for the tastes of both visitors and locals. As well as the highstreet shops, there is variety of specialist gift shops. In addition to the traditional store fronts and shoppin centres, Galway also hosts a bustling market which has been trading or centuries beside St Nicholas' Church ijust a short walk from Hotel Meyrick. Further afield you will also find a number of shops to broswe while on daytrips in Connemara and our reception team will be delighted to assist with shopping recomendations.
Eyre Square Centre
Located opposite Hotel Meyrick, the Eyre Square Centre is a lively and attractive meeting place, incorporating over 70 shops including a mix of local Irish retailers as well as the best known brands from the high street such as Penneys, New Look, JD Sports, Mothercare, Specsavers, Vera Moda, Jack and Jones, Dunnes Stores and many more. As well as a leading mix of fashion and leisure retailers, Eyre Square Shopping Centre has a selection of cafe style eateries offering shoppers a range of choices from tasty nibbles to coffee and snacks. See Eyre Square Website
Brown Thomas Galway
Brown Thomas is one of Ireland's leading department stores with premium brands. In Galway, Brown Thomas is just a 3 minute walk from Hotel Meyrick and can be found on Eglinton Street at the top of the pedestrian shopping district. Brands include Alice + Olivia, Barbour, Calvin Klein, DKNY, Diesel, Finery, 7 For All Mankind, J Brand, Karen Millen, Hugo Boss, Maje, Max Mara Studio, Needle & Thread, Polo Ralph Lauren, PS by Paul Smith, Ralph Lauren, Sandro, Self Portrait, Stella McCartney, Ted Baker, Theory, Victoria Beckham See Brown Thomas Website
For five generations, Fallers have been providing jewellry and watches to people in the West of Ireland. Dating from 1879, Fallers of Galway sells traditional Claddagh rings and Celtic crosses, some inlaid with Connemara marble, as well as modern gold and silver jewellery and crystal. Located on Williamsgate Street, just off Eyre Square Fallers is the closest jewellers to Hotel Meyrick. Brands include Alex and Ani, Couer De Lion, Citizen, DKNY, Emporio Armani, Fossil, Genesis, Henry London, Links of London, Mi Moneda, Michael Kors, Newbridge Silverware, Paul Costelloe, Royal London Pocket Watches, Seiko. See Fallers Website
Established in 1909 as a family drapery store in Galway city centre it has expanded and extended to become Galway’s leading fashion store in men’s and ladies-wear. Their Menswear outlet is the largest in the West of Ireland. Brands include Benetton, Selected Femme, Betty & Co, Taifun, Gerry Weber, Gina Baconni, Cabotine, Sona Pena & Izabella, Remus, Douglas, Magee, Herbie Frogg, Casa Moda, Mustang, Levis and Wrangler. Anthony Ryan's also has a separate homeware store that specialises in linens, cooking utensils, lighting, gifts, curtains, haberdashery and luggage. See Anthony Ryan's Website